Calendar of Events

April 2015

  • Geriatrics & Gerontology Interest Group (GGIG) lunchtime lecture:
    Respite for the Caregiver who Gives Their All, Clara Kelly, Program Manager, Greater Nashville Regional Council Area Agency on Aging
    April 7, 2015
    12:00-1:00 p.m.
    Vanderbilt Medical Center East, Room 8380 B
  • Alzheimer's Care Training (for family and professional caregivers): Debbie Miller, CARES Coordinator for Alzheimer's Foundation of America; registration requested (but not required) by calling 615-743-3400
    April 16, 2015
    9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Fifty Forward Knowles Center 174 Rains Ave., 37203 
  • Geriatrics & Gerontology Interest Group (GGIG) lunchtime lecture:
    The Affordable Care ActJames Powers, M.D., FACP FACG, Assoc. Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    April 21, 2015
    12:00-1:00 p.m.
    Vanderbilt Light Hall Room 202
  • Internal Medicine Grand Rounds: Aging & Addiction, James Powers, M.D., FACP FACG, Assoc. Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center; MCGEC - PI: Vanderbilt
    April 29, 2015
    8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. 
    Meharry Medical College, S. S. Kresge Learning Resource Center  

May 2015

  • Alzheimer's Care Training (for family and professional caregivers): Debbie Miller, CARES Coordinator for Alzheimer's Foundation of America; registration requested (but not required) by calling 615-883-8375 
    May 1
    , 2015
    1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
    Fifty Forward Donelson Station 108 Donelson Pike, 37214
  • Geriatrics & Gerontology Interest Group (GGIG) lunchtime lecture: Medication Interactions and Advances for Geriatrics, Michelle Moseley, Pharm D, TVHS-VA
    May 5, 2015
    12:00-1:00 p.m.
    Vanderbilt Medical Center East, Room 8380 B

June 2015

  • Gerontology Continuing Education, 6 contact hours available; topics include: Needs of Older LGBT Adults, Dental Care & Physical Health, Hoarding in Seniors, Care Receiving; registration required - please call 327.6947 or email cgalvez@mmc.edu  
    June 12, 2015
    8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
    Meharry Medical College, Kresge LRC building, 2001 Albion St.
  • Gerontology Continuing Education, 4 contact hours available; topics include: Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's Prevention & Treatment Update, Helping Families Deal with the Challenges of Alzheimer's, Healthy Aging, Healthy Brain; registration required - please call 327.6947 or email cgalvez@mmc.edu
    June 26, 2015 
    8:00 a.m.-12:45 p.m. 
    Meharry Medical College, Kresge LRC building, 2001 Albion St.